Cryptophyceae


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Cryptophyceae

[‚krip·tə′fīs·ē‚ē]
(botany)
A class of algae of the Pyrrhophyta in some systems of classification; equivalent to the division Cryptophyta.
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2.1 2.2 Chrysophyceae Order: Monosigales Family: Synuraceae Mallomonas caudata Ivanov -- 1.1 Order: Ochromonadales Family: Dinobryaceae Dinobryon sertularia Ehrenberg 10.4 8.9 Cryptophyceae Order: Cryptomonadales Family: Cryptomonadaceae Cryptomonas ovata Ehrenberg 5.2 10.0 Cryptomonas subovalis Ehrenberg 2.1 4.4 Cryptomonas sp.
El fitoplancton estuvo representado por 419 taxones, el zooplancton por 66 y la comunidad bentonica por 56, siendo Bacillariophyceae y Cryptophyceae los grupos dominantes en el fitoplancton, Rotifera en el zooplancton, y Oligoehaeta en el bentos durante casi todo el periodo de estudio.
Of these 188, 61 taxa belonged to the class Bacillariophyceae, 24 Chlorophyceae, 7 Chrysophyceae, 4 Cryptophyceae, 34 Cyanophyceae, 9 Euglenophyceae, 6 Oedogoniophyceae, 1 Rhodophyceae, 6 Xanthophyceae and 36 Zygnemaphyceae.
adhaerens on a diet of Pyrenomonas salina (Cryptophyceae), Grell and Benwitz (1971) observed in detail its histological organization.
Cryptophyceae was present throughout study period, with greater contribution in the transition zone, in September, and in fluvial zone, in December.
Bacillariophyceae (18.69%), Chlorophyceae (40.40%), Euglenophyceae (7.07%), Cryptophyceae (2.02%), Chrysophyceae (1.52%), Dinophyceae (1.52%) and Xantophyceae (0.51%).
An extracellular sulfated fucose-rich polysaccharide produced by a tropical strain Cryptomonas obovata (Cryptophyceae).
The symbiotic algae found in the tissues of numerous marine invertebrates and often called "zooxanthellae" have included members of the classes Bacillariophyceae, Cryptophyceae, Dinophyceae, and Rhodophyceae (Rowan, 1998).
A total of 221 taxa were identified (Table 2), distributed among 9 taxonomic classes: Bacillariophyceae (30.3%), Chlorophyceae (20.8%), Zygnemaphyceae (17.6 %), Euglenophyceae (16.7%), Cyanophyceae (7.2%), Dinophyceae (2.7%), Chrysophyceae (2.2%), Cryptophyceae (1.3%) e Xantophyceae (0.9%).